House Bill 362

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Last Action 2nd reading, to Rules
Title AN ACT relating to health benefit plans with out-of-network benefits.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Health Mandate
Bill Request Number 1215
Sponsors W. Stone, M. King, J. Greer, J. Richards, B. Rowland, J. Short, B. Yonts
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 304.17A-550 to prohibit health benefit plans from limiting out-of-network providers and covered services to those performed within the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Index Headings of Original Version Insurance - Health benefit plans, covered services, limitation of geographical location prohibited
Insurance - Health benefit plans, out-of-network providers, limitation of network prohibited
Insurance, Health - Covered services, limitation of geographical location prohibited
Insurance, Health - Out-of-network providers, geographic limitation of network prohibited
Health Benefit Mandate - Out-of-network providers, geographic limitation of network prohibited
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/10/14
  • introduced in House
02/11/14
  • to Banking & Insurance (H)
02/24/14
  • posted in committee
02/26/14
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
02/27/14
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 28, 2014
02/28/14
  • 3rd reading, passed 94-0 with Committee Substitute
03/04/14
  • received in Senate
03/06/14
  • to Banking & Insurance (S)
03/26/14
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
03/27/14
  • 2nd reading, to Rules

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Amend KRS 304.17A-550 to require insurers if they offer health benefit plans limiting out-of-network providers and covered services to those performed within the Commonwealth of Kentucky, to also offer health benefit plans that do not limit out-of-network providers and covered services to those performed wtihin the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Index Headings Insurance - Health benefit plans, covered services, limitation of geographical location prohibited
Insurance - Health benefit plans, out-of-network providers, limitation of network prohibited
Insurance, Health - Covered services, limitation of geographical location prohibited
Insurance, Health - Out-of-network providers, geographic limitation of network prohibited
Health Benefit Mandate - Out-of-network providers, geographic limitation of network prohibited

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Keep original provisions; create a new section of KRS 304.17A to require that the Pharmacy Benefit Manager contact the original prescribing physician for approval to cancel a preauthorization; add an exemption for any scheduled drug from the provisions of this Act; require that exception policies, under KRS 304.17A-535(4) include a process for extending preapprovals.
Index Headings Insurance - Health benefit plans, covered services, limitation of geographical location prohibited
Insurance - Health benefit plans, out-of-network providers, limitation of network prohibited
Insurance, Health - Covered services, limitation of geographical location prohibited
Insurance, Health - Out-of-network providers, geographic limitation of network prohibited
Health Benefit Mandate - Out-of-network providers, geographic limitation of network prohibited

Amendment Senate Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor T. Buford
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Insurance - Health benefit plans, covered services, limitation of geographical location prohibited
Insurance - Health benefit plans, out-of-network providers, limitation of network prohibited
Insurance, Health - Covered services, limitation of geographical location prohibited
Insurance, Health - Out-of-network providers, geographic limitation of network prohibited
Health Benefit Mandate - Out-of-network providers, geographic limitation of network prohibited

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